St. Olaf Band

Henry Dorn, Conductor
The St. Olaf Band performs in Tokorozawa on their 2023 tour of Japan.

Founded in 1891, The St. Olaf Band, dubbed “one of America’s preeminent bands” by The New Yorker, performs the very best compositions and transcriptions for symphonic band, producing an exciting, crowd-pleasing style.
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Timothy Mahr Fund for the St. Olaf Band

The students, colleagues, family, and friends of Dr. Timothy Mahr have established The Timothy Mahr Fund for the St. Olaf Band to honor his years of dedication to the St. Olaf community.The fund will celebrate and carry forward Dr. Mahr’s legacy by providing the Band with additional resources to pursue special musical opportunities, including recording projects, touring, guest artists, prestigious performance opportunities, and other activities that raise the profile of the Band and enhance the educational experience for its student musicians.

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